fredag 19. august 2016

Beijing decries 'China-phobia' after Britain cools on Hinkley Point nuclear deal

Britain would be foolish to turn its back on the “golden era” of relations withChina, Beijing’s official news agency has claimed, dismissing concerns over Chinese involvement in the Hinkley Point nuclear project as “China-phobia”. Since becoming Prime Minister last month Theresa May has stepped back from David Cameron and George Osborne’s energetic and controversial courtship of China, infuriating Beijing by postponing a final decision on the approval of the proposed £18bn ($23.5bn) nuclear power station. Read more